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Yakir’s Call and Response

Yakir’s Call and Response

Enjoy this interactive musical call and response activity with Yakir Ben-Hur and his drum Jasmine from the National Dance Institute. Together we will create beautiful rhythmic sounds!

Blue Skies

Blue Skies

Get those vocal cords ready with Brianna from Carnegie Hall. Learn the beautiful melody of “Blue Skies.” What song will you sing next? Remember to take note of its special melody.

Ola de la Mar

Ola de la Mar

Sing along with Juan, Julia, and Alex from Carnegie Hall and learn “Ola de la Mar,” a song about finding peace in the sea. Also, explore the seguidor, segundo, and guacharo instruments.

Homemade instrument

Homemade instrument

Join Mr. Hines as he makes instruments out of recycled material! Drum on old jars and cans, strum on rubber bands, and make an oboe out of a straw. Experiment and find out how to make different noises and pitches.

Everybody Wants Freedom

Everybody Wants Freedom

Starr sings a freedom song and Seth plays guitar in this clip from Carnegie Hall. Sing along with her and give freedom to people and places in your life by changing the lyrics and making them your own.

How to Make a Banjo

Follow along and learn how to make a banjo with these instructions from #MetKids

Make an Instrument Out of a String

Make an Instrument Out of a String

Learn how to make an instrument out of a string and other supplies around your house, and gain a deeper understanding of pitch and tone. Damian Quiñones from Lincoln Center shows us how he makes music around his house. Just strum and enjoy!

Making Instruments with Natural Materials

Making Instruments with Natural Materials

Make drumsticks out of nature to “play” your environment. Mr. Hines from New York Philharmonic makes drumsticks from old trees and rocks, creating different sounds all around him! What music will you make?

Camp TV Theme Song

Camp TV Theme Song

With his handy ukulele, head counselor Zach sings the Camp TV theme song.